MAHTAB HUSSAIN YOU GET ME?

5 May – 1 July 2017

Autograph, London

http://autograph-abp.co.uk/exhibitions/you-get-me

The men portrayed in Hussain’s portraits identify as Muslim, and expressed that they felt culturally ridiculed by the constant flow of derogatory media representation of their lives.

The 24 portraits in the exhibition examine how the weight of masculinity impacts the subject’s sense of self, as they navigate the complex identity formations historically placed upon them.

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